Senators Chuck Schumer and Elizabeth Warren have also suggested forgiving student debt by executive order.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has made a "liability shield" for corporations a crucial demand in stimulus negotiations.
"Translation of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 'My party good, your party bad.' Translation of Ted Cruz, 'My party good, your party bad,'" the entrepreneur tweeted.
Representative-elect Nicole Malliotakis of New York expressed optimism that some Democrats would "join us" in opposing progressive policies.
Divisions among Democrats could come into sharper focus after Joe Biden takes office in January next year.
President-elect Joe Biden has downgraded his possible role for Rahm Emanuel into a less prominent trade representative position, but progressives say he shouldn't be in consideration for anything.
"It would knock the air out of any hope Biden as president will be more than just 'not-Trump,'" warned Ishena Robinson, a Chicago writer for The Root.
"For people who say 'systemic racism doesn't exist,' this is what it looks like: protection of white supremacy baked deep into our carceral systems," the congresswoman tweeted Saturday.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Friday accused Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) of allowing the Senate to break for Thanksgiving while "there are thousands of people in Texas lined up for food lines" who could be helped by a new COVID-19 stimulus package.
"Utterly embarrassing that this woman was a governor & still doesn't have a grasp on public investment," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted on Thursday during an exchange with Nikki Haley, the Republican who formerly served as both United Nations ambassador and South Carolina governor.
"AOC wants to lock down our economy, lock the American people in their homes," Loeffler wrote. "You seem to have gifted yourself private jet on public dime," Ocasio-Cortez responded.
With a slim majority in the House next year, Congress' most liberal current and incoming lawmakers flexed their newfound power and issued a warning shot to the president-elect.
If Joe Biden raises student loan forgiveness to $20K, millions more borrowers would be free of the crushing federal education debt.
"We are NOT doing fine.... Millions of people are unemployed or underemployed from cut-back hours. The economy is not the stock market," Ocasio-Cortez wrote.
Now that Democrats aren't unified in their fight against President Donald Trump, moderates and progressives are fighting within their party for their policies.
Many people debated whether Americans would be in favor of cancelling student debt, especially if they'd already paid off loans or didn't go to college.
"Sorry to do it like this but... I can't DM ya," the congresswoman added when trying to reach out to Twitter's support.
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ayanna Pressley say their legislation would provide much-needed debt relief for 45 million workers and families
"The idea that he continues to tell his supporters that the only reason he may have lost this election is because of fraud is an absolutely disgraceful, un-American thing to do," said the Vermont senator.
It has been nearly eight months since President Donald Trump signed the CARES Act.
"Georgia isn't a red state. It's a voter-suppressed state," the progressive representative from New York tweeted.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has spoken of a future elsewhere than the U.S. House, prompting speculation she is looking to the Senate.
When Missouri Representative-elect Cori Bush publicly discussed the expensiveness of buying business clothes for Congress, she got some advice from other Democratic women.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said moderate Democrats like Alabama's Senator Doug Jones see the same structural issues within the Democratic Party.
The anti-Trump group aims to continue its opposition to the president's goals and to pursue standing up to his allies in the future.
"That is our mandate from the American people," Bowman said. "The American people support Medicare for All in overwhelming numbers."
Speaking about President-elect Joe Biden's call for unity, Joe Concha said he needed to start by "calling out" members of the Democratic Party and singled out Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
"He spent time during this campaign bringing people together around, around this climate plan," Kate Bedingfield said.
"I've been begging the party to let me help them for two years. That's also the damn thing of it," the congresswoman from New York said.